My Bondage and My Freedom

My Bondage and My Freedom

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ISBN10: 1981885358 ISBN13: 9781981885350 Publisher: Createspace Indie Pub Platform Published: Dec 20 2017 Pages: 430 Height: 9.00" Width: 6.00" Depth: 0.97" Language: English

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Frederick Douglass' second autobiography, My Bondage and My Freedom, significantly revises key portions of his original 1845 Narrative and extends the story of his life to include his experiences as a traveling lecturer in the United States as well as England, Ireland, Scotland, and Wales. Douglass also frames his second autobiography differently, replacing the prefatory notes by white abolitionists William Lloyd Garrison and Wendell Phillips with an introduction by the prominent black abolitionist Dr. James M'Cune Smith. While the appendix to his first autobiography serves primarily as a clarification about Douglass' views on religion, the appendix to My Bondage and My Freedom includes a letter to a former master, Thomas Auld

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